Avocado breakfast sandwich

    16 min

    Avocado combines with cheese and egg for a satisfying breakfast sandwich that's vegetarian to boot.

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    Serves: 1 

    • 1 tablespoon olive oil
    • 2 large eggs
    • salt and ground black pepper to taste
    • 1 tablespoon butter, softened
    • 2 slices bread
    • 30g Swiss cheese, sliced
    • 30g Cheddar cheese, sliced
    • 1/2 ripe avocado, sliced

    Prep:10min  ›  Cook:6min  ›  Ready in:16min 

    1. Heat olive oil in a frying pan over medium heat. Crack eggs into pan; cook for 1 to 2 minutes. Flip and cook egg until done, 2 to 5 minutes more. Transfer eggs to a plate and season with salt and pepper.
    2. Spread butter onto 1 side of each bread slice.
    3. Heat a frying pan over medium heat. Lay bread slices in the hot pan, butter-side down. Quickly layer Swiss cheese, 1 fried egg, Cheddar cheese, 1 fried egg, avocado and remaining bread slice, butter-side up. Carefully flip sandwich to grill other side until golden brown, 3 to 4 minutes.
    4. Remove sandwich from pan and cut in half.

    Cook's note

    Double recipe to make two sandwiches, which would increase avocado to one full avocado vs half. You can also use one full avocado on one sandwich if you are like me and love avocados!

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    I used 2 slices of marble rye bread and the cheese I had on hand Monterey Jack and Vermont sharp cheddar. I fried the eggs on a griddle over my stove using my little veg oil then layered the buttered bread and layered egg, cheese and avocado. It was delicious!  -  31 Dec 2017  (Review from Allrecipes US | Canada)


    Used Muenster cheese instead of cheddar because my kids aren’t bug fans. It turned out great and I got two thumbs up! Will definitely be making this again.  -  01 Jan 2019  (Review from Allrecipes US | Canada)


    Wow! That was good stuff!!! Hard to find good breakfast recipes for 1. Only had swiss cheese and whole wheat bread, but still delicious! I never realized avocado would go so good in an egg and cheese sandwich.  -  09 Dec 2018  (Review from Allrecipes US | Canada)